Trade and Gratitude tops PM’s visit in Bangladesh

With H.E. Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh at the Prime Minister’s OfficeLyonchhen Tshering Tobgay arrived in Dhaka today on a official visit to Bangladesh from More...

PM launches BDBL’s Gewog Based Banking Services in Kabesa

To commemorate 60th Birth Anniversary of Fourth Druk Gyalpo and as part of bank’s corporate social responsibility, Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay launched Gewog Based Banking More...

5by20 program named Best Global Initiative for Women’s Economic Empowerment

The Coca-Cola Company’s 5by20 program was named Best Global Initiative for Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Women in Leadership Economic Forum in Dubai. Susan Mboya, president More...

Forest officials rescue Himalayan Black bear

picture courtesy Moaf, WCD After finding a female Himalayan Black bear trapped in a snare meant for wild boars, the farmers in Chapcha under Chukha alerted their forest range office More...

Scaling up the skills of company secretaries

A two-day training workshop, spearheaded by Druk Holding and Investments (DHI), to help the company secretaries (CSs) to professionally conduct effective board and annual general More...

Villagers making good on tourism boom in Taktsang

The farmers from the gewog in Paro near the Taktsang Monastery are busy cashing in on the tourism business. The villagers More...

Lack of irrigation water hurts farmers in Paro

The farmers in Tsento-Shari village under Tsento gewog in Paro have been waiting for irrigation water for paddy More...

The Parallel government

One of the biggest headaches faced by the first democratic government under DPT in 2008 was...

Criminalizing defaulters

For the last few years our Financial Institutions have got away with an illegal and highly...

Getting the basics right

One of the most key factors for any country hoping to attract serious investment or even...

The 107th National Day of Bhutan: A Country Strong and United

Bhutan is blessed to be celebrating its 107th National Day- the attention this year will be in the east as His More...

“Robbing the Country Blind”- Beyond an English Lesson

“Robbing the country blind” was a figure of speech that Druk Phuensum Tshogpa took literally. Over the past months many people..

Seriously SAARC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to South Asian leaders to overcome the many shared challenges holding back the region emanates from..

NC passes LG Entitlement Bill of Bhutan

The Upper House passed the Local Government Entitlement Bill of Bhutan, 2014 as proposed by the Good Governance More...

NA agrees to most NC recommendations on the OAG Bill

The chairperson of the Good Governance Committee presented the Office of the Attorney General Bill 2014, for the third reading, in..

Home Ministry working on safety rules for archery ranges

In response to a question at the monthly ‘Meet the Press,’ the Home Minister, Lyonpo Damcho Dorji said that his ministry..

India House organizes Golf Tournament dedicated to HM the Fourth King

India House Golf Tournament 2014 was organized at the India House Golf Course, Thimphu over a period of five days from..

Three Secretaries surrendered to RCSC and Committee of Secretaries discontinued

The government, in a press release issued on yesterday morning, announced its decision to hand over three Government Secretaries to the..

Trade and Gratitude tops PM’s visit in Bangladesh

Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay arrived in Dhaka today on a official visit to Bangladesh from 06-08 December 2014 at the invitation of..